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    Sale 13753

    Collected in America: Chinese Ceramics from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    15 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 804

    A LONGQUAN CELADON 'LOTUS' BOWL

    SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)

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    A LONGQUAN CELADON 'LOTUS' BOWL
    SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)
    The deep sides are carved on the exterior with overlapping petals and covered with an unctuous bluish-green glaze. The mouth is bound with a gilt-metal rim.
    4 ¾ in. (12.1 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1934(Fletcher Fund).